UPDATE 5/9/16 – Debra’s body was found about ½ mile from her campsite in an canyon near Oak Creek Canyon by searchers. No foul play is suspected.
Original story: Debra Schwartz, 59, from Tempe, Az went missing from a campsite on Friday. Debra is a ASU professor in Oak Creek Canyon near Sedona and she was last seen at the Pine Flat Campground.
“We found her car; her tent was at the camp intact,” Gerry Blair with the Coconino County Sheriff’s Departmen told 12 News. “She left a number of things behind.”
Her car and her text and camping equipment was found.
Schwartz is described about 5 feet 4 inches tall and 160 pounds. She has green eyes and brown hair.
If you have seen her, please contact the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office at 1-800-338-7888, 928-774-4523 or call Silent Witness at (928) 774-6111.